Steve Beauchesne is the co-founder and CEO of Beau's All Natural Brewing Company, a multi-award winning microbrewery in Eastern Ontario. Prior to starting Beau's, Steve worked for six years in Business Planning within Ontario Public Service (OPS). In 2012 Steve was a finalist for the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, and was a nominee for the Desjardins Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards. Since its start-up in 2006, Beau's All Natural has been the recipient of numerous national and international awards for brewing, marketing and packaging design, sustainability, and business practices. Awards have included two Gold medals at Mondial de la Bière (Strasbourg, France and Montreal, Quebec) and five Gold medals at the Canadian Brewing Awards. Steve is vice-chairman and board member of the Ontario Craft Brewers Association, and a frequent guest of honour and presenter at craft brewing, culinary and entrepreneurial seminars and events.